Overall increase is small, though, adding 1 cancer per 1,000 women treated
by nvarhuner on Wed May 02, 2012 06:51 AM
dear ... my son nvar 11 years old ...will had 2en phase of raditian on 7-may ... after that doctors desided about radiation treatment for him ... am wory ... god bless you ..
by Cristiana on Thu May 03, 2012 03:18 AM
Dear Ellen RADIATION IS A MUST !!!! It will save you ! Please if you need second opinion do call Dr Jay Loeffler at Mass General in Boston.
I believe he is top in the US and they have Protom Beam !
Go for it it can be done and YOU will be the one !!!
Warm hugs Cris
by kat54 on Thu May 03, 2012 03:49 AM
Ellen I am so sorry . Inly did radiation. So far no chemo. don't second guess your decisions. we do the best we can with the information we have. Prayers for a successful treatment and peace of mind. kathleen
by kat54 on Thu May 03, 2012 10:25 PM
chris & ellen, Dr. Jay Loeffler did my radiosurgery in 1993. kathleen
by jon4156 on Fri May 04, 2012 04:33 AM
Ellen, I wonder if you might ask about continuous dose Temodar. It's low dosage (50mg/m2) but taken daily rather than the typical high-dose 5/23 schedule. Some references below...
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